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09

Sep

Cheetah cubs get puppy pal at Dallas ZooThe Labrador puppy will be raised alongside the 8-week-old cubs and help them adjust to life in their new home.

Cheetah cubs get puppy pal at Dallas Zoo
The Labrador puppy will be raised alongside the 8-week-old cubs and help them adjust to life in their new home.

24

Jul

How do you train a shelter dog and a cheetah cub to become best friends? And why? It’s a fascinating tale of cheetah conservation.

How do you train a shelter dog and a cheetah cub to become best friends? And why? It’s a fascinating tale of cheetah conservation.

21

Mar

Dogs befriend cheetahs to aid cats’ survival
The San Diego Zoo pairs the endangered cats with canine companions, proving that cats and dogs really can get along.

Dogs befriend cheetahs to aid cats’ survival

The San Diego Zoo pairs the endangered cats with canine companions, proving that cats and dogs really can get along.

15

Nov

animalgazing:

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07

Aug

Cheetah cubs named for fastest American sprintersThe 3-month-old cubs will be named Carmelita and Justin after the U.S. runners who won Olympic medals in London.

Cheetah cubs named for fastest American sprinters
The 3-month-old cubs will be named Carmelita and Justin after the U.S. runners who won Olympic medals in London.

25

Jul

Photo of the day: Olympic zoo babiesA pair of 3-month-old cheetah cubs investigate their new enclosure on July 24 while making their official public debut at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C. The debut comes just days before the opening of the Olympic Games in London. In honor of the world event, the cubs — a male and a female — will be named after the fastest American male and female runners in the 100-meter dash.

Photo of the day: Olympic zoo babies
A pair of 3-month-old cheetah cubs investigate their new enclosure on July 24 while making their official public debut at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C. The debut comes just days before the opening of the Olympic Games in London. In honor of the world event, the cubs — a male and a female — will be named after the fastest American male and female runners in the 100-meter dash.

25

May

Cheetah cubs arrive at National ZooThe 2 cubs had a risky birth, but are now being raised by hand and will make their public debut this summer.

Cheetah cubs arrive at National Zoo
The 2 cubs had a risky birth, but are now being raised by hand and will make their public debut this summer.